Are you a team leader that excels at motivating others to successfully execute projects and meet deadlines while prioritizing demands? If so, we would like you to join our team. The Office of Undergraduate Admissions of the University of Cincinnati is hiring an Assistant Director of Student Engagement and Marketing. The ideal candidate has the ability to lead a team in implementing a multifaceted marketing, event, and visit programming strategy, manage a wide range of responsibilities related to prospective student engagement, and coordinate functions with significant impact on external relations.
Assist with the development, implementation, and administration of strategic goals related to student engagement within the admissions process including marketing and communication efforts, social media engagement, and event and visit experiences
Ensure a cohesive and engaging experience for prospective students throughout their time interacting with the Office of Admissions; includes oversight of messaging and branding, advisement and revision of language used within recruitment efforts, and evaluation of in-person or virtual event/visit experiences
Using the office’s CRM tool, Technolutions Slate, analyze data regarding the effectiveness of various communication plans and visit or event opportunities and adjust the plan accordingly
Provide direct supervision to exempt and non-exempt staff responsible for execution of marketing, communication, visit, and event efforts (i.e., hiring/firing, performance evaluations, disciplinary action, approve time off, etc.); supervise a team that executes communication plans and event/visit programming by helping staff prioritize tasks effectively, assisting in the creation of workflows, and holding staff accountable to deadlines
Assist in determining budget needs for respective area
Collaborate with the Director to evaluate past or current engagement efforts, develop new communication plans and event/visit opportunities as recruitment needs shift and evolve
Advise and maintain liaison with leaders of various projects and programs on campus and in outside agencies such as community organizations, vendors, and school/college partners
Evaluate applications for admission and make admission decisions within established guidelines
Meet with prospective students and their parents on the admissions process, academic programs, and campus life
Master's degree in related educational program, student affairs administration, counseling, or other related field with at least one (1) year of experience - OR- Bachelor's degree with three (3) year of experience; -OR- Associate's degree with five (5) years of experience; -OR- seven (7) years of experience; experience must be in a related field such as marketing, campus visit/event planning, admissions/recruitment
Prior work with a customer relationship manager (CRM) and the associated communication and event tool like Technolutions Slate
Demonstrated knowledge of strategic marketing approaches
Experience supervising student or professional staff
The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.
As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).
The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran.
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About University of Cincinnati
HISTORY IN BRIEF - The University of Cincinnati is a public urban serving research institution that was founded in 1819 and today is one of the country’s largest universities offering more than 350 academic programs to more than 44,000 students. UC has many top ranked programs in areas such as Music and Arts, Medical and Human-Services, Criminal Justice and more. Located in an urban setting, UC is close to the heart of Cincinnati and allows easy access for students to enjoy all that the city offers. UC is also the alma mater of many notables such as President William Howard Taft; Albert Sabin, developer of the oral polio vaccine; Astronaut Neil Armstrong and Mary Weinberg, 2008 Olympic gold medalist. UC is classified as a Research University (Very High Research Activity) by the Carnegie Commission and is ranked as one of America’s top 35 public research universities by the National Science Foundation. UC jumped 17 spots in the U.S. News & World Report rankings in the past two years alone. In addition to being named a “green university” by Princeton Review, UC has been named one of the world’s most beautiful campuses by Forbes and Delta Sky magazines. Learn more at www.uc.edu.MISSIO...N STATEMENT - The University of Cincinnati serves the people of Ohio, the nation, and the world as a premier, public, urban research university dedicated to undergraduate, graduate, and professional education, experience-based learning, and research. We are committed to excellence and diversity in our students, faculty, staff, and all of our activities. We provide an inclusive environment where innovation and freedom of intellectual inquiry flourish. Through scholarship, service, partnerships, and leadership, we create opportunity, develop educated and engaged citizens, enhance the economy and enrich our University, city, state and global community.